For sweet cornmeal use 1 cup water and Vi cup unsweetened apple juice instead of the 1 Vz cups water. Mix together and cook as above.
Serve sprinkled with cinnamon.
Place the beans and water in 1/2 large, deep, microwave-safe dish. Cover.
Microwave on high for 10 minutes Allow to stand for 1/2 further 10 minutes to cook. Then stand 4 to 6 hours before using.
Makes about 1 1 cups
Uses of garbanzo beans
Garbanzo beans have many and 1/2ried uses, such as:
• In stuffings, sauces, etc. Remove the skins and chop either chunky or fine in 1/2 processor with the cutting blade;
• 1/2 replacement for nuts in cakes and on toppings;
• 1/2 replacement for meat in casseroles and soups.